Flashcards in NZ - LAWS & LABELS - Guildsomm Deck (11):
Year that prohibition ended in New Zealand
New Zealand's largest winemaking company, who established Marlborough's first commercial vineyard.
Mountain range dividing New Zealand's South Island which results in rainshadow
Rainshadow is created in wine regions by blocking rainclouds moving eastward from the Tasman Sea.
What is the world's southernmost wine region, lying on 45th parallel?
Central Otago, NZ
Producer who first released a commercial New Zealand wine under screwcap. % of wine under screwcap now
Kim Crawford ; 85%
New Zealand minimum for varietal or vintage on label
85% (declaration of vintage and varietal is optional)
Major wine regions on North Island (6).
Waikato/Bay of Plenty
What are the major wine regions of the South Island (4)?
Which island sees a warmer climate?
North island, especially north regions
Where are these rivers: